Adrianus Schoorl: new DLA Piper’s legal director

DLA Piper appoints Adrianus Schoorl (pictured) as new legal director as it strengthens its financial services practice in the Middle East. According to his LinkedIn profile, he previously held this role between march 2010 and february 2013.

Adrianus Schoorl’s career path

Adrianus Schoorl has held key positions at prominent white shoe and magic circle law firms, where he has built and led successful financial services practices. Adrianus’ career includes four years as a financial services regulator in Europe, the Middle East and North America. He also spent time in-house at a global fintech company.

On his newest work position, Schoorl commented: “This is a great opportunity for me to return to one of the largest global business law firms in the Middle East. I have immense respect for the platform and its people, it is truly amazing to see that the firm has further cemented and grown its leading position in key markets across the globe”.